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Old 01-11-2006, 04:08 AM
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G'day
I have been looking around the engines forum and have noticed that other engines have their own forum so why can't OS. So here is a forum where you can share your stories on your OS engines.
Old 01-11-2006, 07:32 AM
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edit: nevermind...
Old 01-11-2006, 10:59 AM
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Carter,


There is an OS engines manufacturer's support forum.

It is [link=http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/forumid_133/tt.htm]here[/link]!

You can as Bax anything there.


Why do you say there isn't one?
Old 01-11-2006, 01:02 PM
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I think what Carter means is an O.S. engine club, like some of the other makes have.
Old 01-11-2006, 01:31 PM
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Carter,


Since I don't know of any Enya, Super Tigre, Jett, MVVS, or any other sanctioned engine forum, within the engine fora of this web site, with the exception of the manufacturers' support fora, one of which I volunteered to help set up, I cannot understand why you would want that.

There are threads within the engine fora, in which anyone can write about any engine, or even praise it.


If you want to praise your OS engine, just go ahead and start a new thread for it, even though there would be some who may reply to contradict you.

This goes for any other engine manufacturer too.
Old 01-11-2006, 04:00 PM
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I also believe he means an OS Club like the Saito Club, Enya Club and the Magnum Club here in the Glow Engine Forum.
Old 01-11-2006, 05:23 PM
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OK, Here we go....

OS 46 FX times three
OS 26 four stroke
OS 52 four stroke times 4
OS 70 Surpass II
OS 91 Surpass II times 2

I've had many others over the years.

Enjoy,

Jim
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OS 25 FSR
OS 25F ABC
OS 28F Heli
OS 30 four stroke times 2
OS 32 FSR
OS 70 Surpass II
Yes, I realize there's a big gap, I prefer small engines.
Old 01-11-2006, 06:51 PM
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OS LA .46 converted to Diesel
OS LA .65 converted to Diesel
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Old 01-11-2006, 07:10 PM
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.15S .30 FS
.35FP .52 FS
.46FX (twice) .70FS
.50 SX 1.20 FS
.50 SX-H 1.60 FS
.61 FX
.91 FX
.32 SX
Old 01-11-2006, 09:28 PM
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Thankyou to the people that have at least had a go to get this OS engines forum sorry I meant OS engines Club. I just thought that seem as some of the other engine brands have their own club than why can't os. I'm sorry if I put the wrong Idea into peoples heads about saying "Forum" But I really meant Club.[]. Now keep thos pics and stories commin.[8D]

Great pics Hobbsy!

I would also like to say thankyou to hobbsy and Timc and w8ye for being the only people that have actually had a go and supporting my idea at getting this CLUB! for OS started Thankyou.[8D]
Old 01-11-2006, 09:30 PM
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I have a 46 ax and fx thwey both are amazing a 46 la great engine and have just ordered a new 120 ax should be great.
Old 01-11-2006, 09:32 PM
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Carter, maybe you could go back and edit the title of the thread to "O.S. Owners Club" or something like that? ( I considered "O.S. Admiration Society" but that might be going too far. )
Old 01-11-2006, 09:36 PM
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How's that? I edited Carters post #1 so from post 14 on it will say OS Engine users Club.
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ORIGINAL: CARTERrc
I would also like to say thankyou to hobbsy and Timc and w8ye for being the only people that have actually had a go and supporting my idea at getting this CLUB! for OS started Thankyou.[8D]
Sigh, once again, my efforts are unappreciated. []
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Thank you once again Hobbsy and timc!

Now can we stop with arguments and start using this thread for its original purpose.
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Was I arguing?
Old 01-11-2006, 09:51 PM
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Chuck, how would you compare the .32 FSR to the .32SX?
Old 01-11-2006, 09:56 PM
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Chuck, how would you compare the .32 FSR to the .32SX?
Ummm, it's older?

I really can't say, I haven't owned or even operated an SX. I got the FSR off of eBay about a year and a half ago. It had never been run. It has been just as reliable as every other FSR based engine I've had, basically flawless operation. I've had the other FSR engines since the '80s and other than the heli engine, all have been flown recently and continue to run as well now as when they were new.

Edit: Something else I'll say about the .32 FSR is that it's way less touchy than my Webra .32.
Old 01-12-2006, 01:07 AM
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Ηi CARTERrc.I have an OS 46 LA engine installed in my Hobbico Avistar and is one of the most reliable and dependable engines i have ever seen.
Also another OS engine yesterday shipped to me.An OS 91FX that will be installed in my Hangar 9 Corsair.
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Hehe,mmm i found a pic of my engine!
Enjoy.
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Old 01-12-2006, 03:42 AM
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COOL how did you convert those to diseal I bet you save a BOMB on fuel...

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OS LA .46 converted to Diesel
OS LA .65 converted to Diesel
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G'day
The new 120 ax. Does anyone know what size prop to put on it for pattern? I don't have the engine yet so I can't look at the instruction manual. does anyone have any suggestions? The engine should be here in a couple of days.
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Ηere is the manual for OS 120 AX 2str. engine:
[link=http://www.os-engines.co.jp/english/line_up/engine/air/aircraft/manual/120ax.pdf]ΟS 120 AX[/link]
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ORIGINAL: piper_chuck

ORIGINAL: TimC

Chuck, how would you compare the .32 FSR to the .32SX?
Ummm, it's older?

I really can't say, I haven't owned or even operated an SX. I got the FSR off of eBay about a year and a half ago. It had never been run. It has been just as reliable as every other FSR based engine I've had, basically flawless operation. I've had the other FSR engines since the '80s and other than the heli engine, all have been flown recently and continue to run as well now as when they were new.

Edit: Something else I'll say about the .32 FSR is that it's way less touchy than my Webra .32.

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And way less powerful. Get the correlation? <G>

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